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temps2
  temps absolu
  temps apparent
  temps composé
  temps réel
  temps relatif
  tendance
  tendre à
  tendu1
  tendu2
  teneur
  tension1
  tension2
  tenue
  ténue

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tense1

Fr    temps2

nS

Kinds: future, imperfect, past1, past tense, pluperfect, present, preterite

Related term(s): sequence of tenses, timeless

Source(s): Beaugrande & Dressler 1981: 69-70; Benveniste 1971[trans.]: 205ff.; Collinge 1990: 95; Comrie 1976: 1-2; Comrie 1985: 1ff.; Cook 1969: 124 (tense slot); Crystal 2003: 459-460; Dik I 1997: 237; Doke 1935: 209; Ducrot & Todorov 1979[trans.]: 319 (discursive tense, narrative tense); ELL: 4558-4563; Finch 2000: 118-119; Givon 1984: 272; Grimes 1975: 76-77 (tense system, tense displacement); Halliday & Hasan 1976: 86f. (also "tense system", "tense form"); Hartmann & Stork 1972: 235; Kroeger 2005: 147-148 (also "morphological tense", "tense system"); Levinson 1983: 76-77 (also "L-tense", "M-tense"); Lyons 1971: 11, 304-305, 316-317; Lyons 1977: 677f. (also "tensed", "tenseless"), 809ff. (also "tense-logic"); Matthews 1997: 374-375 (also "tensed clause", "tensed verb"); Nash 1968: 241; Palmatier 1972: 179; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 215; Quirk etal. 1985: 175ff.; Richards etal. 1992: 376; Trask 1993: 276-277; Wales 1989: 457-458

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  temporal conjunction
  temporal discourse interpretation principle (TDIP)
  temporality
  temporalization
  tend to
  tendency
  tenor
tense1
  tense2
  tense-aspect
  tenseness
  tensing
  tension1
  tension2
  tentative1

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